4:00pm Nov 17, 2017Music & Culture Music & Culture
This week’s show features some strong old-time and bluegrass music right out of the gate, followed by in interview with Madison County, NC Arts Council director Laura Boosinger.
4:00pm Nov 10, 2017Music & Culture Music & Culture
This week we offer another satisfying listening session, with music that spans the mountain soundscape. Hear classic bluegrass from Bill Monroe, and the latest from North Carolina’s Balsam Range.
4:13pm Nov 03, 2017Music & Culture Music & Culture
This week we present an encore broadcast of one of our popular “listening session” shows. We dig into the riches of early country music recordings to hear classics of old time mountain, white and
4:30pm Oct 27, 2017Music & Culture Music & Culture
This week, we kick off a series on North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Music Trails. Listen for a story or segment at least once a month, with some shorter pieces in between. The music trails are an econ
3:24pm Oct 20, 2017Music & Culture Music & Culture
The Crooked Road, Virginia’s Heritage Music Trail, has released a two-CD album titled “A Century of Heritage Guitar Music”. The 52 tracks include historic sides from the earliest days of recording
4:00pm Oct 13, 2017Music & Culture Music & Culture
Bobby Patterson, the Galax, Virginia-based musician and founder of the old time and bluegrass label Heritage Records, passed away in September of 2017 at age 75.
4:33pm Oct 06, 2017Music & Culture Music & Culture
This week we feature exciting bluegrass and old time music from a Latin perspective, along with our usual classics from senior and contemporary artists.
4:01pm Sep 29, 2017Music & Culture Music & Culture
This week’s show brings us a fun listening opportunity in southern mountain fiddling.
8:59pm Oct 24, 2017
Across the Blue Ridge is pleased to co-sponsor John McCutcheon at
9:25pm Oct 23, 2017
Our Episode #96 features the guitar in the Blue Ridge mountains of Virginia. We focus on a two-CD album of guitar recordings old and new, assembled by The Croo
2:07pm Sep 22, 2017Arts Arts Music & Culture
Filmmaker Angus MacLachlan & Musician Jeffrey Dean Foster: Music, Sound, & Story In MacLachlan’s New Film Abundant Acreage Available
The new independent film Abundant Acreage Available makes its North Carolina and New York debuts, we hear a music-filled conversation with the film’s writer/director, Angus MacLachlan, and
8:46am Apr 22, 2017
It started as a small festival, on a rural northwest North Carolina community college campus.